Ready to find a local, reliable and long-term childcarer?
We match working families with midlife+ neighbours to provide childcare.
We are the UK’s first intergenerational childcare service.
How we work
Sign up for free and tell us what you’re looking for. We share matches and set up interviews. Once you’ve found ‘the one’, we handle payroll and admin.
- Long-term support
- Intergenerational connection
- Local & flexible childcare
For Grandnanny Applicants
Sign up for free and tell us your experience. We share matches and set up interviews. Once you find a family you love, we provide training and handle the admin.
- Local employment
- London Living Wage
- Social connections
Say hello to our Grandnannies
Special Skill: Helping with homework
Interests: Art & Design, Dog lover
Interest in child development
Play-time activity planning
Special Skill: Supporting siblings
Interests: Current Affairs, Cinema
Primary family childcarer
Special Skill: Cooking nutritious meals
Interests: Swimming, Reading
Simple and fair pricing for parents
Payable by parents only when we find a match you love
Reviews from our community
I have not come across this level of service and high spec candidates in my dealings with childcare services before.
“In the past people have been prejudiced against me because of my age, so when Grandnanny said my experience is valuable my heart sang.”
“This is my childcare fantasy!”
“Grandnanny is an excellent initiative to bring together two groups often seeking more social support, parents with young children and older people.”